George Hayward

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Title

George Hayward

Subject

Hayward, George, 1791-1863.
Photographs

Description

Dr. George Hayward was Harvard's first professor of the principles of surgery and clinical surgery. In 1846, he performed the second public surgical operation utilizing ether anesthesia, and then the first major amputation.

In addition to being a Trustee, Dr. Hayward held the offices of Clerk and Treasurer of the Boston Medical Library and was its last Librarian.

Abstract

Photograph of George Hayward (1791-1863)

Creator

F. L. Lay's Photographic Atelier, 31 Winter St., Boston.

Date Created

1860, circa

Is Part Of

Portrait Collection. Box 67, folder 26.

Format

image

Extent

1 carte-de-visite photograph.

Type

still image

Identifier

C-CL02, Ser. 248, box 67, f. 26.

Provenance

From the Collections of the Boston Medical Library.

Files

0004990_ref.jpg

Collection

Citation

F. L. Lay's Photographic Atelier, 31 Winter St., Boston., “George Hayward,” OnView, accessed March 5, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/12901.

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